Qualitative methods and case study approach were facilitated in the data collection that involved 30 male-to-female transsexual students in Universiti Sains Malaysia, Pulau Pinang. Date of Birth? I read beauty magazines, but I felt awkward to do so. Gynecological Endocrinology. They use these media to get information on beauty, fashion and entertainment. The aim is to observe on how media play a role in forming and disseminating this new identity to the youth.
Respondent 1, age 22, Malaysian Muslim, told us in an informant interview:
Laureano and musician Imogen Binnie I saw my friend Imogen Binnie, a punk rock musician and trans advocate. Let your followers know you're on Myspace with a Tweet. Electronic Book. Just start typing to find music.
The mass media serve to strengthen new social identities into the local culture as they often display the new identities.